A look at the state of misinformation about COVID-19 in Canada.

Let’s paint a brief portrait of the misinformation landscape in Canada.

The infodemic, a social media virus

Canada puts #ScienceUpFirst

©#ScienceUpFirst fights against misinformation

Distinguishing between facts and opinion, being aware of our own cognitive biases, carefully analyzing the content, where it was published and by who, and diversifying the sources are all great ways to break the cycle of misinformation, which affects all of us, on or offline.

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